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Innovative pathways partnership engaging refugees gains recognition at UK Finals

April 24, 2017

Students studying part-time at Cardiff University’s Continuing and Professional Education (CPE) have secured a place in the final of the 2017 Enactus UK National Expo in London. The students are enrolled on the Pathway to a Profession and have recently …

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Why you study with us….

March 7, 2017

We recently asked our students to volunteer for a photoshoot.  We regularly need photos for our Choices prospectus, for our website and social media.  Thankfully volunteers come forward as they want to help us promote our courses or as one …

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A Story to Inspire

January 20, 2017

Dr Dawn Mannay Senior Lecturer in Social Sciences (Psychology) School of Social Sciences, Cardiff University After leaving school with few qualifications, I worked in a range of jobs from factory production lines, to cleaning and retail. When I had my …

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Delve into the history of the Welsh capital or explore our Welsh landscapes

January 6, 2017

As always the New Year can be used as an opportunity to try out something new so why not start today? All our courses are designed with adult learners in mind and cover a diverse range of subject areas. We …


Exploring the Past Free Lecture Series

December 22, 2016

The Exploring the Past free lecture series, in collaboration with the Historical Association, continues to go from strength to strength this year. Each talk has had an excellent turn out with great feedback from attendees.  We’ve already covered a number …


Meet our Pathways Students

December 5, 2016

With the Pathway to a Degree Open Day in January, we thought we’d share with you what it’s really like to embark on a Pathways programme and spoke to one of our Inside Narratives students (Pathway to a Degree in …


Celebrate your achievements with family and friends at the Student Awards Ceremony 2017

December 5, 2016

Our annual Awards Ceremony will be held Friday 17th March 2017. Every year our students amaze with the commitment and enthusiasm they give to their studies and this is the perfect opportunity to celebrate their successes and share a great evening …

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Introducing new Pathways Co-ordinator Dr David Frayne

November 2, 2016

Find out more about the new Pathways Coordinator here at Continuing and Professional Education, Dr David Frayne. Tell us what your role at Continuing and Professional Education entails. I work here as the Pathways Co-ordinator, helping to oversee the many Pathways …

Pathways Open Day – Wednesday 11th January 2017

October 26, 2016

Have you always wished you’d studied at University?  Would you like a second chance? Come and find out about our Pathway to a Degree courses. We offer programmes that enable adult learners to study towards a degree at Cardiff University. …


“I made a Choice”: Why our students study with us

October 11, 2016

This week we have been filming for a new video that will feature on our website and social media channels presenting students who have chosen to study with us at Continuing and Professional Education. The three students we spoke to …


Come along to our next Open Day

August 26, 2016

Are you looking for a new challenge this autumn or maybe just want to try something new? Want to find out more? Our next Continuing and Professional Education Open Day will be held Wednesday 14th September between 12.00 noon to …

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Professional Development event for CPE tutors

August 15, 2016

On Saturday 25th June 2016, we held a professional development event for all our tutors. The event included a plenary session as well as parallel training and discussion sessions. Continuing and Professional Education is committed to facilitating personal and career …

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Improve your career prospects with Continuing and Professional Education

August 8, 2016

We’re continuing to showcase the diverse range of courses we have on offer with Continuing and Professional Education at Cardiff University, this week focusing on People in Organisations. This module provides students with an introduction to the key themes, concepts …


Open Day Autumn 2016

August 2, 2016

Our next Open Day will be held Wednesday 14th September between 12.00 noon to 2.00pm and 5.00pm to 7.00pm in the friendly Cyber Café located in the Continuing and Professional Education building, Senghennydd Road, Cardiff, CF24 4AG. Our Co-ordinating Lecturers …


Celebrating Student Success with Continuing and Professional Education

July 8, 2016

To highlight the bread of courses we have on offer with Continuing and Professional Education at Cardiff University, this week we will be focusing on Scripting a TV Drama. Another writer from the course is in line for a first …


Spotlight on Pathways Open Day

May 23, 2016

Have you always wanted to study towards a degree but have never had the opportunity? Maybe now is your time. Continuing and Professional Education are holding a Spotlight on Pathways Open Day on 29th June. Pathways to Degree courses are …


Five Reasons to learn Portuguese this summer

May 4, 2016

Have you been thinking about learning a new skill or maybe even just taking up a new hobby this summer? Why not try our intensivePortuguese conversation course for absolute beginners this June. No existing knowledge is needed so all are …

Project Management

April 26, 2016

Why choose Cardiff University for Project Management Courses? We offer a suite of courses that cater for all levels of expertise and a development pathway for those seeking progression. Our small group sizes and practical approach has helped establish our …


Indulge your Curiosities with our Exploring the Past Lecture Series

April 26, 2016

From Nelson’s navy to the Maginot Line, from prehistoric Cardiff, via medieval myth and legend, to the music of Elgar, there is something to suit all interests in the Exploring the Past free lecture series. This wide-ranging accessible smorgasbord of …